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Billie D. Schnorenberg, 70, of Byron, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Born on December 13, 1948, in Rochelle, IL, the daughter of Oliver and Elsie (Eckhardt) Richardson. Graduate of Kirkland Hiawatha High School. Billie married Mark J. Schnorenberg on August 27, 1994 in Byron, IL. She retired from GCA General Contractor Inc.
Survived by her husband, Mark; son, Matthew (Fiancé, Jennifer Keefe) Duffy of Byron; grandchildren, Chase & Brooklyn Duffy and Alexandria & Madison Keefe; and cousin, Mike Austin. Predeceased by her three brothers, Bud (Arthur,) Fritz (Fredrick), and Jerry; and two sisters, Joan and Jackie. A special thanks to the caregivers that truly care at The Woodward Health Center, Regional Cancer Center and Swedish American Hospital.
Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018 in Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave., Rockford with Reverend William Wentink officiating. Memorial Visitation will be from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m. prior to the service in the chapel. A fellowship following the service will be held from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Cornerstone Family Church, 205 N. Peru, Byron, IL. Memorials may be made to Serenity Hospice and Home, 1658 S. IL Route 2, Oregon, IL 61061.

Condolences & Shared Memories (13)

  1. Lisa Shaw

    Mark, Matthew, & family. So sorry for your loss. Billie was always fun to be around. She surly will be missed. May you all find Peace. Prayers to all of you.

  2. Laurie and John Lindell

    Mark so sorry for your loss and for the family. We remember the good times at the old century and her taking about golfing that's where she would rather be than working. She was a very special lady.

  3. Andy & Lisa Hinrichs

    Mark, sending prayers to you.

  4. Kathy Ginn

    Mark I was so sorry to hear about Billie. I always enjoyed getting together with her at the river. She will be missed. You are in my thoughts. Kathy (Larry and Syl's friend)

  5. Mike and Marcia Adrian

    Schnork. We are so sad to have heard about Billie. A great gal and a great partner to you. Our family offers condolences and prayers during this difficult time.

  6. Linda Green

    Dear Mark so sorry to hear of your wife passing, my condolences to you and family. I always remembered your wife's name because I thought that was a cute name for a lady. I can still here you talking to her on the phone back in the days when we sat next to each other. Praying for your peace and comfort.

  7. Brad and Tricia Carter

    Praying for peace for our Son Chase and his family. Grandma Billie had a huge heart and always put her Family's needs before her own. A wonderful Grandma. Rest In Peace❤️

  8. Cindy & Ron

    Our hearts and prayers go out to all of you, Billie was kind and loving . She was a wonderful grandma. ❤

  9. Teresa Story Rettenmeier

    I'm so sorry for your loss. She was a great lady and friend. She'll be greatly missed.

  10. Danita Tillmon

    Sending thoughts and prayers for the family during this difficult time.

  11. Karrie Helwig

    Mark, you are in our thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for your loss.

  12. Alvin and Sandy Bexten

    Mark, you and your family are in our prayers.

  13. Jim Hayden

    My sincere condolences to Mark, Matt, and all the Schnorky's' during this time. A fine lady to put up with all the shenanigans of the softball days. Sad news, my prayers are with you today.

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